Surgical Technologist - Ambulatory OR - (Surg Tech - OR)

Job ID: 370882
Job Title: Surgical Technologist - Ambulatory OR - (Surg Tech - OR)
Shift: Call for details
Duration: Full-time
Pay Rate: Call for details
Company: AMN Nursing Jobs
Contact Info: Jason Nelson; RPOSourcingTeam@amnhealthcare.com; 888-609-5258

Job Description & Requirements

Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - Ambulatory OR - (Surg Tech - OR)
Start Date: ASAP
Under the supervision of the Supervisor in area of responsibility and clinical leadership of a registered nurse, prepares the surgical suite and patient for surgery and assists the team during the procedure. An equal opportunity employer. Registration/Certification/Licensure: 1) Certification* by the National Board of Surgical Technology if graduation occurred after July 1, 2009 or evidence of actively practicing surgical technology in a healthcare facility prior to July 1, 2009 2) CPR (Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) within three (3) months of hire. *For graduates after July1, 2009, certification exam must be attempted within three (3) months of employment. Surgical Technician will have up to six (6) months after hire to successfully pass certification exam or must have achieved certification within 12 months of graduation or forfeit employment.

Required Qualifications

Education: A minimum of a high school diploma or its equivalent (GED). Graduate of an accredited surgical technology program or completed a surgical technology program provided by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps or Coast Guard or the commissioned corps of the United States Public Health Service. Must provide evidence of 15 continuing education hours related to the practice of surgical technology annually to continue employment.

Preferred Qualifications

See Required

About the Facility

This 396-bed tertiary care facility, features Level II verified adult and pediatric trauma centers and an accredited cancer care program. In addition, this facility has achieved advanced certification from The Joint Commission for ventricular assist devices and was the first hospital in northern Indiana to perform transcatheter aortic valve replacement.

Facility Location

Fort Wayne is a midwestern city that's chock full of cultural and entertainment options. The city boasts plenty of annual festivals that residents and visitors flock to by the hundreds. BBQ Ribfest, Greek Fest, and the Three Rivers Festival are just a few of these vibrant events. The John and Ruth Rhinehart Music Center provides Fort Wayne residents with a bevy of performing arts related events every month, while the Fort Wayne MoMA specializes in showing the best of contemporary American visual art. Recently voted "Best Place in the Country for Minor League Sports," Fort Wayne offers the sports enthusiast something to love as well.

Job Benefits

AMN Nursing Jobs positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

About the Company

AMN Nursing Jobs offers you access to the largest nationwide network of permanent  jobs in the healthcare industry including clinical, non clinical and leadership positions through one of the most well-known and longest standing staffing companies in the industry. We connect you with some of the most reputable healthcare facilities in the country seeking high quality professionals to help meet their recruitment needs. We provide you a wide range of clinical settings and locations to choose from when you are seeking new opportunities. Our recruiters take pride in becoming your career advocate and personally helping you make the transition into a new job or even a new location easy and achievable! No matter what the reason, whether it is increased compensation, career growth or as simple as wanting a change of scenery, AMN perm Jobs partners with you to reach your personal goals! AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


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